Acupuncture for Injuries and Pain

Anthony Von der Muhll, L.Ac., DNBAO, FAAPM, provides holistic treatment for pain and sports injuries using acupuncture, electro-acupuncture, acupressure, sports and tui na massage, suction cupping and gua sha, and exercise therapy.

General pain conditions

Low back pain, sacroiliac pain and pelvic pain

Neck pain and thoracic pain

  • Cervicalgia
  • Cervical disc pain
  • Cervical radiculopathy (nerve root injury)
  • Neck degenerative disc disease
  • Neck degenerative joint disease
  • Neck facet joint pain and arthritis
  • Neck myofasical pain syndrome
  • Neck sprain/strain
  • Thoracic degenerative disc disease
  • Thoracic degenerative joint disease
  • Thoracic disc pain
  • Thoracic facet joint pain and arthritis
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Upper back muscle strain
  • Whiplash syndrome

Headaches & facial pain

  • Dental and jaw pain
  • Migraines
  • Orofacial pain
  • Tension headaches
  • TMJ syndrome

Shoulder pain and upper arm pain

Elbow pain, forearm pain, wrist pain, and hand pain

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Epicondylitis
  • Finger sprains and arthritis
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Hand sprains and arthritis
  • Little league elbow
  • Radial neuritis and neuropathy
  • Tennis elbow
  • Ulnar neuritis and neuropathy
  • Wrist sprains and arthritis

Hip pain, thigh pain, and knee pain

Calf pain, ankle pain, and foot pain

  • Achilles tendonitis/tendinopathy/tendonosus
  • Ankle sprains
  • Ankle/foot tendonitis
  • Calcaneal bursitis
  • Calf strains
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin splints
  • Turf toe

See List of Diagnoses Treated with Acupuncture for a full list of medical diagnoses (with ICD-9 codes) that I have treated in my clinical practice.

See full list of conditions recommended by the World Health Organization for treatment with acupuncture.

Don’t see your condition listed? Need more information regarding acupuncture treatment for a specific problem? To discuss whether acupuncture is appropriate for you, we invite you to:

Anthony Von der Muhll, L.Ac., DNBAO, FAAPM is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified in Acupuncture Orthopedics, and a credentialed Fellow of the American Academy of Pain Management.

Mr. Von der Muhll specializes in acupuncture orthopedics and the integrative, holistic treatment of pain, sports injuries and neuro-musculoskeletal conditions, serving acupuncture patients from Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley, San Lorenzo Valley, Watsonville, Live Oak, Capitola, Soquel, Aptos, Rio Del Mar, Felton, Ben Lomond, Brookdale, Boulder Creek, Corralitos, Aromas, Los Gatos, San Jose, Salinas, Castroville, Prunedale, San Juan Bautista, and Monterey since 2003.

Nearby zip code areas include: 95060, 95062, 95010, 95073, 95076, 95003, 95065, 95005, 95019, 95066, 95018, 95005, 95006, 95017, 95018, 95033.